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EMV® technology was developed and managed by American Express, Discover, JCB, Mastercard, UnionPay, and Visa. It is a global standard for credit cards that use computer chips to authenticate chip-card transactions. EMV chips encrypt bank information making it far more secure than the old magnetic-stripe cards. EMV technology was created primarily to prevent credit card fraud.

Payment Technology is always evolving with its goal to make transactions as seamless and as easy as possible for a good customer experience. Where is Payment Technology Going Next? Here are some areas where the future of payments may very well lie: EMV Near Field Communication Voice Commerce Cryptocurrencies Artificial Intelligence What is EMV? EMV® developed and managed by American Express, Discover, JCB, Mastercard, UnionPay, and Visa — is a...

Where is Payment Technology Going Next? Magnetic Card Readers. Are They Becoming Obsolete? A magnetic card reader is a device used to read magnetic stripe cards, such as credit cards. A magnetic stripe card is inexpensive compared to other card technologies and not hard to program. While a magnetic stripe is more difficult to create than a barcode, the technology for reading and encoding data on a magnetic stripe is widespread and it is easy...

ID TECH is pleased to announce that while the SmartPIN L100 was already listed as a PCI PTS 4.X certified device, it is now certified for PCI PTS SRED and appears on the PCI Security Standards website (https://www.pcisecuritystandards.org/assessors_and_solutions/pin_transaction_devices).  This certification allows the SmartPIN L100 to be added as a PTS Supported Device for those companies that are P2PE certified and looking to add an unattended...

Cypress, CA, October 30th, 2018 – ID TECH, the leading manufacturer of secure payment solutions including mPOS devices, unattended solutions for kiosk, parking and ATM’s, as well as point of sale peripherals, has partnered with BridgePay, a transaction gateway company specializing in providing turnkey payment application solutions, to deliver an industry-leading mobile payment solution certified with First Data.

CYPRESS, CA (October 23, 2018) – ID TECH, a global leader in secure payment solutions, along with BluePay, a leading gateway and payment technology provider, announced the release of an integrated mobile EMV processing solution that uses a mobile application running on a smartphone or tablet, combined with ID TECH’s VP3300 3-in-1 (EMV/chip card, MSR/swipe, and NFC/contactless) device, to process chip card transactions through the BluePay Payment...

Montreal, Canada, September 25, 2018 – CALE, a leading North American company specializing in secure, reliable and effective parking solution and Desjardins Group, one of the top payment solution providers in the world – processing 3.3 billion transactions annually through its Monetico brand – are among the first to introduce the unattended contactless EMV payment method to Canada with “chip and no pin” through the certification of ID TECH’s...

In March 2014, Bluefin Payment Systems became the first North American company to receive Payment Card Industry (PCI) validation for a Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) solution. At the time of Bluefin’s validation, only two other companies in the world – both in Europe –had achieved this hard-won validation.

MagicCube, the creator of the world’s only Software Trusted Execution Environment platform (sTEE™), and ID TECH, a leading manufacturer of point-of-sale (POS) payment peripherals, today announced a partnership to bring to market an out-of-the-box solution for secure card acceptance using PIN-on-Glass. MagicCube and ID TECH are integrating their technologies with a new offering that will turn any locale or device into a POS, which will lower card...

Team Research, Inc. (dba TEAMSable POS), a premiere manufacturer of innovative Point of Sale (POS) hardware products, announces its channel collaboration with International Technologies and Systems Corporation, (dba ID TECH) a world-recognized leader in the design and manufacture of secure payment solutions, to bring seamless Chip Card (EMV) integrated card processing solutions to TEAMSable branded POS terminals…

BluePay, a leading gateway and payment technology provider, along with ID TECH, a designer and manufacturer of a wide range of payment products and components, announced the release of an integrated EMV processing solution that seamlessly operates with the existing Virtual Terminal or any BluePay hosted or merchant payment form using ID TECH’s patent-pending Augusta S reader